HisKi – History Books

The database does not include information from all of Finland’s parishes, because all history books have not yet been included. New parishes are added as soon as the data becomes available. The data included in the history books has been put into a database and standardized so that searches are possible. The data is intended only … [Read more…]

Finlands Family History Association

The FFHA was founded in 2004. The goal of our association is to provide an online source of archived materials such as communion books, census records etc. for everyone interested in genealogy. Link: http://www.sukuhistoria.fi/sshy/index_eng.htm

Finnish Digital Archives (Digitaaliarkisto)

In the Digitaaliarkisto it is possible to search and find general population lists, e.g. who lived where at a certain year. The archives contains handwritten transcriptions from old lists written in Swedish. Link: http://digi.narc.fi/digi/search.ka

Viitasaari DNA Project

Members of this group are DNA-tested genealogists with roots in one way or another in Viitasaari area. The group aims to promote regional genealogy, find information about genetic genealogy, to the time in which the church records are maintained, and to increase the awareness of each group member’s own DNA genealogy. Link to Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/viitasaaridna/ Link … [Read more…]